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Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Logs move down the river, swirling with cross currents, resulting in a huge log jam.
Date: 1837 ca.
Description: Map of the proposed route of the Milwaukee and Rock River Canal.
Description: Color plat map of Verona in Dane County.
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: Women in hats in foreground, with railroad tracks below and sign that says, "Look out for the cars", and "While the bell rings the whistle blows." Very lik...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: This map of Douglas County, Wisconsin, published around the beginning of the 20th century shows the copper bearing formations in the county on a map that a...
Description: The first electric street railway in Wisconsin.
Description: Illustration of the west side of East Water Street.
Date: 1855 ca.
Description: Fox-Wisconsin portage and canal map, when the canal was not yet built. From a map in the office of the city clerk at Portage. "The old trail, the location...
Date: 1842 ca.
Description: Lithograph of Southport.
Date: 1864 ca.
Description: The locomotives "Christopher Adams" and "Liverpool", taken over and operated by the U.S. military during the Civil War.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Stereograph of Wisconsin Street looking east from Spring Street.
Description: Everetta and Cary Bass in a horse-drawn carriage with an unidentified woman. Behind them is a fence, trees, and a field.
Description: This map shows the entire state of Wisconsin in 1856 with counties, cities and rivers. It includes an inset of the layout of the streets of Milwaukee and a...
Date: 1858 ca.
Description: From Holzlhuber's journal:
"One of the most interesting expeditions which I have ever made in my life was a trip on a trolley railway car." Julius Movius,...
Description: A detail of a Sanborn map including Lake Front and Lake Lawn areas by Langdon Street.
Description: Map shows townships and sections, landownership, roads, railroads, churches, schools, and cemeteries. Th map includes business directories of Watertown, Je...
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: View of the freight steamer Cornucopia loading hides at the Hammond Brothers warehouse, with Lawrence University buildings on the hill in the background....
Description: Engraved image of a man falling off of a high-wheel bicycle. Two people in the background are watching the accident.
Date: 1869 ca.
Description: Two couples on porch of frame house with two girls sitting on side of house. Side windows of house have closed shutters; carriage behind house and fence li...
Date: 1880 before
Description: Stereograph. Elevated view of corner of Milwaukee and Wisconsin Streets. Three-story white building with several chimneys. A horse and cart are on the rig...
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